Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

Technology

Mouse Model of Glaucoma

Glaucoma is a group of diseases that can result in vision loss and blindness. According to the World Health Organization, glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide. Glaucoma causes...
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Robert Nickells | P06465US

Technology

Assessing the Mutability of a DNA Sequence

DNA mutation is associated with many diseases, including cancer. Mutation also is the primary strategy used by disease-causing bacteria and viruses to develop resistance to treatments. As a result, th...
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Yuyuan Guo | P06119US

Technology

Polyclonal Antibodies to CARM1

The enzyme CARM1 (coactivator associated arginine methyltransferase1) plays an important role in controlling development and cell growth. This nuclear hormone receptor co-activator is involved in the ...
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Wei Xu | P08238US

Technology

Model for Stearoyl-CoA Desaturase Activity

Stearoyl-CoA desaturase (SCD) is the rate-limiting enzyme in the biosynthesis of monounsaturated fatty acids. Inhibitors of SCD may be useful as therapeutic agents for the treatment of diseases such a...
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James Ntambi, Makoto Miyazaki | P06455US

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